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News - June 6, 2018

Menlo Park: New library talks on hold for next few months

by Kate Bradshaw

Citing inadequate community meeting room facilities and other deficiencies with the current Menlo Park Library, Menlo Park staff has recommended the City Council approve a number of steps to make good on an offer by John Arrillaga, local billionaire, developer and philanthropist, to rebuild the city's library if the city will invest a hefty $30 million for the estimated $58 million proposal.

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